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Cinco de Mayo: What you need to know

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 09:08
Cinco de Mayo commemorates the Mexican victory over the French at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862.
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The art of Kentucky Derby hats

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 08:49
Every year, during the "Greatest Two Minutes in Sports," bets will be lost, hearts will break and mint juleps will be sipped, but for many spectators at the Kentucky Derby and elsewhere, "It's all about the hats." And it's a time for the artists who craft these hats to sit back, rest their exhausted hands and look for their creations among the crowds on TV.
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The best restaurants in America are...

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 08:29
What makes a restaurant the hottest destination in town?
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Why do we celebrate Cinco de Mayo?

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 08:26
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45 years ago: The killings at Kent State

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 07:56
Four students died and nine others were wounded on May 4, 1970, when members of the Ohio National Guard opened fire on students protesting the Vietnam War at Kent State University in Ohio.
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'Lord of the Flies' takes over streets

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 07:47
CNN's John Blake walked his old Baltimore neighborhood and found the one thing missing that explains almost everything.
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Was cartoon shooting inevitable?

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 07:46
It was only a matter of time before this would happen in the United States.
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Opinion: Why we need right to mock

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 07:46
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Opinion: Free speech or hate speech?

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 07:46
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Look at trees in a different way

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 07:40
It all started by looking up.
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What a shot! 38 amazing sports photos

CNN - Tue, 05/05/2015 - 07:40
Take a look at 38 amazing sports pictures from April 28 through May 4.
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Gunmen killed at Mohammed cartoon event

CNN - Mon, 05/04/2015 - 20:15
Two gunmen are killed and a security guard injured in a shooting at a Prophet Mohammed cartoon contest in Texas, officials say. Right-wing Dutch politician Geert Wilders was keynote speaker at the event.
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Ben Carson announces for 2016

CNN - Mon, 05/04/2015 - 18:09
Ben Carson wants to convince voters that a doctor is best positioned to fix what's ailing America.
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Fiorina runs for president

CNN - Mon, 05/04/2015 - 18:09
Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina announced her candidacy for president on Monday, becoming the first declared female candidate to seek the Republican Party's nomination.
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'Star Trek' actress dies

CNN - Mon, 05/04/2015 - 17:36
Grace Lee Whitney, who played Yeoman Janice Rand in the original "Star Trek" series and a handful of movies based on the series, died Friday at her home in Coarsegold, California. She was 85.
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Shocking celebrity splits

CNN - Mon, 05/04/2015 - 14:45
View pictures of shocking celebrity breakups.
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Smith College to admit transgender women

CNN - Mon, 05/04/2015 - 14:44
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'Star Wars Day': What to do on May 4 (and why)

CNN - Mon, 05/04/2015 - 14:43
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What is the American Freedom Defense Initiative?

CNN - Mon, 05/04/2015 - 14:42
Its name paints an image of a group dedicated to protecting American ideals. But critics call it the opposite -- an intolerant hate group opposed to freedom of religion.
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Texas shooting: Who is Pamela Geller?

CNN - Mon, 05/04/2015 - 11:25
When two men opened fire outside a contest for Prophet Mohammed cartoons in a Dallas suburb Sunday night, Pamela Geller was the first to call it an attack on free speech.
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